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Graduation Rate Gap Persists for Black, White Bowl Football Players

by Catherine Morris | December 5, 2016

A new report shows a 19 percent gap in the graduation rate of Black and White bowl-bound, NCAA [...]

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Viewing Black Male Students as Princes, not Problems

by Ronald W. Whitaker, II and Adriel A. Hilton |

Despite the litany of studies that highlight the so-called “achievement gap,” we believe th [...]

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Reclaiming Heritage Pays Off for Miami University’s Native American Students

by Lois Elfman | November 22, 2016

A program at Miami University in Ohio offering language and cultural revitalization for members [...]

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Mississippi Initiative to Help Former College Students Finish Degrees

by Jeff Amy, Associated Press | November 17, 2016

JACKSON, Miss. —Leaders of Mississippi’s universities and community colleges say as many as [...]

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Report Underscores Racial, Class Disparities in College Degree Attainment

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 27, 2016

The figures the clearinghouse released Thursday reveal a stark reality that frustrates efforts [...]

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South Africa’s Universities Described as Inefficient

by Associated Press | October 25, 2016

JOHANNESBURG ― A South African official is describing the country’s protest-hit universitie [...]

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U.S. Policy Makers Urged to Act on Degree Attainment Lag

by Catherine Morris | October 23, 2016

Although the U.S. was the first nation to offer universal high school to all students, American [...]

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Tennessee State University Raising Admissions Standards

by Associated Press | October 18, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. ― Tennessee State University is planning to raise admissions standards for t [...]

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Department of Education, DeVry University Reach Settlement

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 13, 2016

Critics say the for-profit institution is getting off lightly after making an unsubstantiated c [...]

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